The Christmas Holiday HR Nightmare
Posted on 23/12/2015
'Christmas Holiday Planning' is a phrase that will send a shudder down the spines of those of us who work in human resources. It's a delicate balancing act to know who should get time off and when as your business also needs to cope with multiple people from a department on leave at the same time. Does your business know the minimum number of staff numbers it needs to operate?
Drop in the number of people on ICT apprenticeships
Posted on 18/12/2015
There has been a decline in the number of people taking ICT apprenticeships, according to new findings. Research published by SJD Accountancy, a contractor services provider revealed that although the number of ICT apprenticeships has rebounded over the past year, enrolments are still 16.6 per cent below the 2011/12 peak.
Private firms ‘employing record numbers of people’
Posted on 17/12/2015
Private sector employment has risen significantly, according to new findings. Research published by the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) revealed that small firms in particular, played a major role in giving people jobs.